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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Adlington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6166 / 53°36'59"N

Longitude: -2.601 / 2°36'3"W

OS Eastings: 360340

OS Northings: 413509

OS Grid: SD603135

Mapcode National: GBR BV8M.P8

Mapcode Global: WH97L.0CQ8

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072623

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357522

Location: Adlington, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Adlington

Built-Up Area: Adlington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Adlington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


9/8 Church of St. Paul
- II

Church, 1883-4, by Thomas D. Barry and Son. Yellow rock-faced stone with
red stone dressings, slate roof with red ridging tiles. Nave with aisles
and transepts; chancel; tower at south east corner. Early English style
(except west window which has Perpendicular tracery with rose tracery in
the head). Battlemented tower of 3 stages with angle buttresses, incorporates
entrance porch and has coupled belfry windows with clock faces. Aisles are
buttressed and have coupled single-light windows with cusped heads; nave
has smaller 2-light windows with similar heads. Transepts have 2 lancets
with cusped bars in the heads, and a cusped oval window above. Interior:
white ashlar walls, 5 bay nave arcade of clustered columns with moulded
capitals supporting 2-centred moulded arches; similar but higher transept
and chancel arches; scissor-braced roof to nave. Stained glass in pre-
Raphaelite style.

Listing NGR: SD6034013509

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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